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Inventory investment over the business cycle in the EU and the US

  • Dimelis, Sophia P.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Production Economics.

    Volume (Year): 71 (2001)
    Issue (Month): 1-3 (May)
    Pages: 1-8

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